Alexander Rodimtsev

1905 - 1977

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Alexander Ilich Rodimtsev (Russian: Александр Ильич Родимцев; 8 March 1905 – 13 April 1977) was a colonel general in the Red Army during World War II and who was awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union in 1937 and 1945. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Rodimtsev has received more than 64,008 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Alexander Rodimtsev is the 965th most popular military personnel (down from 952nd in 2019), the 809th most popular biography from Russia (up from 826th in 2019) and the 75th most popular Russian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Alexander Rodimtsev ranks 965 out of 2,058Before him are Nikolai Berzarin, Marcellin Marbot, Charles Robert Jenkins, Jean-Étienne Championnet, Reiner Stahel, and Hellmuth Stieff. After him are Cristóvão da Gama, Georg von der Marwitz, Jacques Doriot, Charles Eugène de Croÿ, Heinz-Wolfgang Schnaufer, and Mikhail Katukov.

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Among people born in 1905, Alexander Rodimtsev ranks 106Before him are Gertrude Ederle, Nobuhito, Prince Takamatsu, Savitri Devi, Anna May Wong, Abraham Zapruder, and Franjo Šeper. After him are Giacinto Scelsi, Preguinho, Jean Daniélou, Karl Guthe Jansky, Wanda Wasilewska, and Martin Gottfried Weiss. Among people deceased in 1977, Alexander Rodimtsev ranks 91Before him are Giorgio Pessina, Kinuyo Tanaka, Marie-Thérèse Walter, Delmer Daves, Shogo Kamo, and Jacques Tourneur. After him are Sabah Al-Salim Al-Sabah, Pierre Clastres, Erroll Garner, Samael Aun Weor, Pan Yuliang, and Jacob Veldhuyzen van Zanten.

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Among people born in Russia, Alexander Rodimtsev ranks 809 out of 3,761Before him are Yuri Norstein (1941), Nikolai Berzarin (1904), Arsen Kotsoyev (1872), Grand Duchess Catherine Mikhailovna of Russia (1827), Prince Igor Constantinovich of Russia (1894), and Nikolai Severtzov (1827). After him are Vasily Tatishchev (1686), Prince Roman Petrovich of Russia (1896), Valentina Ponomaryova (1933), Mikhail Katukov (1900), Matrona Nikonova (1881), and Arkady Gaidar (1904).


Among military personnels born in Russia, Alexander Rodimtsev ranks 75Before him are Karl Lennart Oesch (1892), Alexey Kaledin (1861), Yevgeni Ivanovich Alekseyev (1843), Nikolay Krylov (1903), Anatoly Stessel (1848), and Nikolai Berzarin (1904). After him are Mikhail Katukov (1900), Yakov Pavlov (1917), Semyon Bogdanov (1894), Ivan Yefimovich Petrov (1896), Yekaterina Budanova (1916), and Walter Krupinski (1920).